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Bangladesh's army was ordered Sept. 20 to take a bigger role helping hundreds of thousands of Rohingya who have fled violence in Myanmar, amid warnings it could take six months to register the new refugees.
NEW DELHI - Agence France-Presse
India's tank fleet lacks ammunition, its air defences are "97 percent obsolete" and its elite forces...
KABUL, Afghanistan - The Associated Press
Officials say an Afghan in an army uniform has shot and killed two international ...
SEOUL - Reuters
North Korea has brought the main body of a long-range rocket to a site in the far northwest...
HONG KONG - Reuters
An election committee of about 1,200 Hong Kong notables picked Beijing-loyalist Leung Chun-ying...
KABUL - Agence France-Presse
Human Right Watch report on women jailed in Afghanistan for so-called "moral crimes" comes...
PESHAWAR, Pakistan - Agence France-Presse
A suicide bomber blew himself up outside a mosque today, killing five people in Pakistan's lawless tribal belt, a Taliban and Al-Qaeda stronghold on the Afghan border, officials said.
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TOKYO - Agence France-Presse
Japan on March 23 readied its missile defense systems to shoot down a North Korean rocket if it threatens...
SEOUL / WASHINGTON
North Korea yesterday sharpened its criticism of an upcoming Seoul summit, saying any South Korean attempt to address the North’s nuclear program at the meeting would be seen as a declaration of war.
India’s tank fleet lacks ammunition, its air defenses are “97 percent obsolete” and its elite forces need essential weapons, the country’s army chief wrote in a letter leaked yesterday, plunging the army’s relations with the government to new lows.
PYONGYANG, North Korea - The Associated Press
North Korea announced plans yesterday to blast a satellite into space on the back of a long-range rocket...